Municipal Court Defensive Driving Classes for Dismissal of a Traffic Ticket
If you plead guilty or no contest, you may be eligible for one of the following programs that will keep a conviction off of your record:
A. Driving Safety Course
Must request within 14 days of the citation
TX driver’s license*
insurance in your name
must not have taken course in previous 12 months
not for speeding over 25 mph over posted limit and/or certain other violations
*Not required for active duty military
B. Discretionary Driving Safety Course
Includes the same requirements as above, except that you have not taken a driving safety course within the past 12 months or that you have missed the due date to request a driving safety course.
C. Probation (Deferred Disposition)
Seat Belt Offenses
Speeding in a School Zone
Other Traffic Offenses and all city ordinances
Probation Fees are subject to recommendation by city prosecutor and approval by judge.
For additional information and copies of forms, go to Municipal Court's Court Options website.